Welcome to the Townsville Sailing Club



 2017 Race Calendar


2016/17 Membership Season Open

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 Please note: Membership fees paid after Jan 1 2017 will incur a 10% late fee


 Upcoming Courses

On the Strand

Tackers -- WoW

We all know how much fun sailing is and how exciting it is to learn. Past students have said our coaches Di and Paco are the best, so now is the time to tell all your friends.

11, 18, 25 May and 1, 8 Jun 4:30pm to 7pm Women on Water1

11, 18, 25 May and 1, 8 Jun 4:30pm to 7pm Women on Water2

13, 20, 27 May and 3 Jun 8:00am - 1:00pm Tackers 1 - Having Fun

20, 27 May 9:00am - 5:00pm YA Course - Start Sailing 1 and Start Sailing 2



Diane Kelsey


Diane grew up in a sailing family in Auckland, NZ.  As a youth she cruised the NE coast extensively, and club raced in Opti’s and a Cherub.  She was mainsheet trimmer on the winning NZ Women’s keelboat team for four years running, and also bow on the Women’s open match racing NZ team in Sydney in 2000.

Diane has previous experience teaching at the Sailing Academy at Kerikeri High School in Northland NZ, at a variety of dinghy and keelboat courses, and last year she ran the Women on Water program at TSC. 

Diane loves the ocean, studied marine science and currently works as an Education Guide at Reef HQ Great Barrier Reef aquarium.

Welcome Di!



 Start Sailing on the Strand

Adult weekend intensive courses, Junior courses (with different age groups available) throughout each term and Holiday courses which also include other activities as well (beach cricket, soccer in the park and our normal Learn to Sail course)

Course Calendar




Contact Us

Townsville Sailing Club

Address: 3 Mariners Drive, Breakwater Marina, Townsville City QLD 4810

Phone: (07) 4772 1105

Office hours:
Monday - Wednesday - Friday: 9am - 2pm
Sailing hours:
Saturday - Sunday: 9am - 5pm
location TSC

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